Taking the first step toward implementing a performance measurement
system can be difficult without a good grasp of the basic concepts, techniques, and uses of performance measures.
The traditional view of performance measurement
is an integral element of planning and control.
Walters argues successfully that performance measurement
is not the latest management fad, but rather is a proven means of ensuring transparency and facilitating improvements in services.
Management put into place a performance measurement
Rigorous internal performance measurement
is a key to many nonprofits' success--perhaps even survival--during these hardscrabble times.
As a medical device manufacturer, are performance measurements
management tools or management weapons?
In 1984, GFOA began promoting performance measurement
through its Distinguished Budget Presentation Awards Program.
As a final check, the team reviewed the performance measurement
system to be sure all the areas being measured, when taken as a group, were consistent with the strategy of the organization.
ALEXANDER: As Peter pointed out, PVA really provides the underlying data you need to obtain the benefits of improved cost and performance measurement
Finally, Sasha Page and Chris Malinowski list their top 10 criteria for an effective performance measurement
system, using examples from their many years of experience advising governments on how to enhance operational performance.
CFOs, in order to deliver the improved performance measurement
systems their corporations expect, will have to overcome that reputation by reaching out to other departments and forming partnerships to get the job done.
The most recent independent guide from ESR is the first of its kind to provide a performance measurement
framework for improving the productivity and efficiency of organizational sales teams.